Vice by: State law will not vote on the budget unless it meets the needs of the provinces of deputies

01.02.2012 | (Voice of Iraq) - add comment -
Baghdad (news) reported a member of the Economic National Alliance MP Faleh al-Zaidi that his coalition would not vote on the budget unless it is to achieve the demands of their provinces. He said Zaidi (of the Agency news) on Wednesday: The budget has Alaqrah the second meeting of the Council of Representatives yesterday after prohibitions Iraqi MPs and the completion of the discussions and put forward the views of MPs and provincial budgets. He added that the discussion of the budget included the launch of central tendency of current and which are not commensurate with the policies of the government in increasing the powers of the provinces, especially to increase financial and administrative powers. He pointed out: the existence of a constitutional violation in the form of the distribution method because Article (112) of the Constitution stipulates that the distribution of wealth according to the census of the county and deprivation suffered by him. He explained: that the use of standard deprivation in the paragraphs of the general budget of the last year has not been, and there are still provinces deprived Kalmtny which is one of the provinces first deprivation and poverty and up in poverty to (49%) of the total population. He pointed out: that the coalition will not vote on the budget unless it is achieved and taking into account the observations and the needs of the provinces of Representatives, the fact that it would strengthen the position of those provinces and puts her lines of living can be relied upon in the future . The head of the House of Representatives Osama al-Talib, in the November 28, 2011, the need to expedite the completion of the annual budget for the year 2012 during a short period, stressing the need not to prejudice the rights of the provinces in pumping money into ventures and investments, as he emphasized the International Fund that works to reduce and minimize the current budget in the budget for Iraq in 2012. The Iraqi Ministry of Planning announced (22 September 2011), that the financial budget for the year 2012, will be between $ 112 and $ 120 billion, confirming that 35 percent were allocated to the budget of the investment, while the balance of 2011 81.9 billion deficit of $ 13.3 billion.

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